Being born with a flat nose, Catherine Zeta Jones most of the times cries after school hours. With a flat nose in the United States in the early 70´s is hard, she proclaimed, adding that you are in Tennessee, where people are in rural areas, life as a kid for her was difficult. That is why, on the age of 10, she made a bold move by taking an advice from a book that she once read and started to stand for herself.
She was born naturally with a flat nose and a very flat cheekbones, which are the main reasons why she was being bullied every single day at school. She had a rough childhood because of it. She learned how to get used to the feeling and lessened crying on her way home or eating alone at a bathroom cubicle. Until finally when she and her family moved into another place, her confidence has finally seen the light.
At the age of 18, she began her acting career after being recruited. Catherine Zeta Jones has decided to use her past experiences to perform so very well in her drama roles and crying scenes. It goes to show, after all, she needed to experience those things to be who she is right now. But the critics saying how flat her nose was for an actress is another type of bullying to endure. It came to a point where she still remembers it while taping, that is why a director from her early projects, talked to her one on one and provided an alternative solution, a self-confidence booster, a nose job.
At first, Catherine Zeta Jones was not open with the idea of having a plastic surgery, but because of the director’s persuasiveness, she agreed.After the operation, she said she never felt like what she is feeling now ever before. She was a changed woman. She suddenly became more secure and sure about her future in show business. She found her inner peace and became the woman she is now, successful in every movie and television series she have. The interesting part here is that she was reportedly had done a couple of more plastic surgeries.